Job Purpose:

The Business Analyst will be accountable for solutions development through applying agile methodologies, processing and maintaining solutions documentation, remote client interface and relationship building. Further key deliverables comprise of compiling and submission of quotations, obtaining formalised sign-off and contributing to, and working on pilot projects.

Minimum Requirements:

  • IT related Degree or Diploma
  • Advanced SQL skills
  • Agile Methodology experience
  • Retail / POS knowledge
  • 2-5 years in a development environment

Important duties and responsibilities:

  • Facilitate GAP/JAD workshops internally and externally
  • Document business problem, requirements and minutes of meetings held
  • Log new development request on TFS
  • Compile solution together with Solution Architect and document accordingly
  • Compile Quotation and present to the client
  • Implement Pilot sites to test new functionality
  • Training on new functionality as developed and tested
  • Assist Data Consultants with planning new implementations and data conversions required
  • Compile and present sign-off documentation to the client
  • Providing regular feedback to the customer including estimated delivery time of new requests
  • Assist developers and other technical staff to solicit information where required
  • Provide feedback to Product Owner on current projects and their status and importance
  • Present and get sign-off on new projects completed
  • Ensure that completed projects are invoiced correctly

Key Involvement with:

  • Technical Services Manager
  • Product Owner
  • Solutions Architects
  • Data Consultants
  • Developers
  • Clients

Required Behaviours:

  • Responsiveness
  • Resilience
  • To simplify
  • Problem solving
  • Propensity to own
  • Professional communication skills
  • Relationship building
  • Team orientation
  • Involved
  • Assertive yet unaggressive
  • Analytical
  • Logical
  • Innovative
  • Solutions focussed
  • Precision
  • Highly efficient and effective
  • Deadline focused

Career Development Opportunities:

  • Career Development and possible promotion from within
  • Potential for further certifications / qualifications

Professionals who want to be proactively involved with projects, from inception to completion, will enjoy working in this environment. The nature of this position is not an 8-5. The successful candidate will need to make a commitment to working extra hours to ensure deliverables are met.

If you see yourself developing your career as part of a professional, innovative and growing company, then this is the opportunity for you.

We wish you well with your career endeavours.